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2023 Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region

3 Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region
59 Master's Degrees
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a Master's Degree in East Asian languages. It is ranked #224 out of 343 major degree programs in terms of popularity. While this may limit the number of schools that offer the degree program, there are still top-quality ones to be found.

College Factual looked at 3 colleges and universities when compiling its 2023 Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region ranking. Combined, these schools handed out 59 master's degrees in East Asian languages to qualified students.

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Choosing a Great East Asian Languages School for Your Master's Degree

Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region The East Asian master's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. Important measures of a quality East Asian program can vary widely even among the top schools. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:

Overall Quality Is a Must

A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To make it into this list a school must rank well in our overall Best Colleges for a Master's Degree ranking. This ranking considered factors such as graduation rates, overall graduate earnings and other educational resources to identify great colleges and universities.

Average Early-Career Salaries

Average early-career salary of those graduating with their master's degree is one indicator we use in our analysis to find the schools that offer the highest-quality education. After all, your master's degree won't mean much if it doesn't help you find a job that will help you earn a living.

Other Factors We Consider

In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:

  • Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to East Asian languages students as compared to other majors.
  • Major Demand - How many other East Asian languages students want to attend this school to pursue a master's degree.
  • Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
  • Student Debt - How easy is it for East Asian languages to pay back their student loans after receiving their master's degree.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized East Asian languages related body.

Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for East Asian languages students working on their master's degree.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best East Asian Languages Master's Degree Schools in the Middle Atlantic Region ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study East Asian Languages in the Middle Atlantic Region

The following list ranks the best colleges and universities for pursuing a master's degree in East Asian languages.

Top Middle Atlantic Region Schools for a Master's in East Asian

26 Annual Graduates

Columbia University in the City of New York is a wonderful option for individuals interested in a master's degree in East Asian languages. Located in the city of New York, Columbia is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population.More information about a master’s in East Asian languages from Columbia University in the City of New York

2 Annual Graduates

George Washington University is a great choice for students pursuing a master's degree in East Asian languages. GWU is a fairly large private not-for-profit university located in the city of Washington.More information about a master’s in East Asian languages from George Washington University

12 Annual Graduates

Every student pursuing a degree in a master's degree in East Asian languages has to look into Rutgers University - New Brunswick. Rutgers New Brunswick is a fairly large public university located in the city of New Brunswick.More information about a master’s in East Asian languages from Rutgers University - New Brunswick

Best East Asian Languages Colleges by State

Explore the best East Asian languages schools for a specific state in the Middle Atlantic Region .

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
New York 261 28
Pennsylvania 248 17
New Jersey 188 12
District of Columbia 154 2
Delaware 109 0

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One of 17 majors within the Foreign Languages & Linguistics area of study, East Asian Languages has other similar majors worth exploring.

East Asian Focus Areas

Major Annual Graduates
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 52
Chinese Language & Literature 7

Majors Similar to East Asian

Related Major Annual Graduates
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 228
Romance Languages 201
Classical Languages & Literature 65
American Sign Language 52
Middle Eastern Semitic Languages 44
Slavic, Baltic & Albanian Languages 17
Second Language Learning 10
Foreign Language, Literature & Linguistics (Other) 8
Germanic Languages 6

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Betoseha. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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